Building C# Lambda Expressions with LINQ
12 Jan 2019
This post contains a solution for a problem I often face when writing a specific class of
queries in an ORM framework. The simplest example of this class of query is: imagine
we store user date, like images, and the users can assign a set of tags to their images.
They might use tags like “Summer 2016”, “Outdoors”, “Friends”, etc.
Cloning a GPT/NTFS Windows Drive
02 Oct 2018
In this guide I’ll walkthrough what I did to get a 1TB spinning hard disk running Windows 10
cloned to a 256GB SSD using a Linux machine surrogate. I think these steps can be reproduced
using some live USB distros as well. As a warning this will truncate recovery partitions.
Writing Custom MSBuild Compilation Actions
13 Sep 2018
I found myself requiring something I thought to be simple in the Visual Studio/MSBuild
compilation ecosystem but turned out to be very difficult and hardly documented. What I
Quickly Writing Networked Applications
17 Apr 2015
I write a lot of networked applications for my work, research and personal projects and I’ve built up a few resource a long the way that allow me to get applications running as quickly as possible. I’d like to briefly share these tools for others to use in order to spend less time writing network code, and more time focusing on their application.